Please note that beginning September 13, all members, visitors, volunteers, instructors, and contractors entering the Centre are required to be fully vaccinated and to provide proof of full vaccination. 

Please review the full policy here. The plan follows all Ontario and Ottawa Public Health Guidelines.

  • Effective Monday, November 15th, you are no longer be required to pre-register to attend the centre; you can pop in any time between 8:30am and 4:00pm, Monday-Friday!
  • You are no longer required to pre-register to have lunch in our dining room. Lunch will be served 11:30am-1:00pm.
  • As of January 2022, we will increase to full capacity in all rooms and classes.
  • All programs and classes will resume in-person at the Centre in the winter, and we continue to offer virtual programs.
  • Day trips will be postponed until the spring.
  • Anyone entering the Centre must enter at the main doors and will be greeted by a volunteer who will conduct a screener, check temperatures and collect contact information. This information will be kept on site at the Centre in a secure location should it be required by Ottawa Public Health for contact tracing.
  • You may enter and exit the building from the main entrance on Empress Ave. N.
  • Members, volunteers, visitors and staff must follow all public health guidance including physical distancing, wearing a mask, washing hands and using hand sanitizer
  • Physical distancing signs on the floor are placed throughout the building in hallways, program rooms, bathrooms and elevators. You will also see directional signage that will assist with physical distancing.

If you have any questions about our reopening plans or any of the details mentioned above, please do not hesitate to contact us at 613-236-0428 or info@thegoodcompanions.ca